Pirula J.W.Snow, 1912
Holotype species: Pirula gemmata J.W.Snow
Currently accepted name for the type species: Heterococcus gemmatus (J.W.Snow) Bourrelly
Original publication and holotype designation: Snow, J.W. (1912). Two epiphytic algae: a correction. Botanical Gazette 53: 347 only.
The most recent alteration to this page was made on 2017-12-07 by M.D. Guiry.
Taxonomic status: This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Heterococcus.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Pascher, A. (1939). Heterokonten. In: Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz. (Rabenhorst, L. Eds) Vol. 11 Teil 6, pp. 833-1092, [iii-x]. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 07 December 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 March 2023